Northeastern Technical College: Review & Facts

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Northeastern Technical College is a small two-year, public school with 1,055 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1967 and is the only school located in Cheraw, South Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
25
Fair
At Northeastern Technical College you can earn your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Northeastern Technical College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 25 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, Electrical and Electronics, General Studies, Nursing, and Installation and Repair. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
53%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Northeastern Technical College is low at 53% (way below South Carolina average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Northeastern Technical College is very low - 17%. About 7% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at NETC is pretty decent, 14:1. Read more details on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,600
Low
Average tuition prices are low, around $6,400 annually. The additional fees at Northeastern Technical College beyond tuition are nearly $200; this comes to a total of $6,600 a year.

Read the details about Northeastern Technical College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at NETC is $30.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Northeastern Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (843) 921-6900 or check Northeastern Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
Northeastern Technical College provides a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at NETC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Northeastern Technical College.

Based on the college crime information, Northeastern Technical College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Northeastern Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Northeastern Technical College, 1201 Chesterfield Hwy., Cheraw, South Carolina 29520, USA
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